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Whats a lower pole cyst in the kidney? And how does it get treated?

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Dr. James Burns
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In brief: The lower pole

Is the lower portion of the affected kidney.
An isolated cyst, if small and no renal compromise is identified is typically just an incidental finding during a scan (ct or ultrasound) for something else and just needs to be periodically observed, but not treated.

In brief: The lower pole

Is the lower portion of the affected kidney.
An isolated cyst, if small and no renal compromise is identified is typically just an incidental finding during a scan (ct or ultrasound) for something else and just needs to be periodically observed, but not treated.
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